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Trachiniae

[truh-kin-ee-ee] /trəˈkɪn iˌi/
noun
1.
a tragedy (c430 b.c.) by Sophocles.
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  • In the Trachiniae is another, outraged as Medea was, yet forgiving.

    Authors of Greece T. W. Lumb
  • The most lovable woman in Greek literature is the heroine of the next play, the Trachiniae, produced at an uncertain date.

    Authors of Greece T. W. Lumb

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